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October 11th, 2011

’Busco town cop keeps eyes on school

October 11, 2011

CHURUBUSCO — When students at Churubusco Junior Senior High School see Chad Fulkerson at their school they see authority – and a long-time friend.
Fulkerson, Churubusco Pol-ice Town Marshal, is a School Resource Officer who spends four days on patrol in town and also at the school.
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Catherine Avery, 88

October 11, 2011

Catherine Beerman Avery, 88, a resident of Churubusco and widow of William J. Avery, Jr., passed away at 7:35 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at the Provena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla.
Mrs. Avery was born in Fort Wayne on April 21, 1923, a daughter of William H.F. and Margaret C. (Voetter) Beerman.
She spent her early years in Fort Wayne, graduated from Elmhurst High School in 1941, and during World War II worked in civil service.
On Feb. 25, 1943, she was married in Fort Wayne to William J. Avery, Jr.

Marjory Mathias, 95

October 11, 2011

LARWILL — Marjory A. Mathias, 95, of rural Larwill, died at 7:08 p.m. Friday Oct. 7, 2011 at her home.
She was born April 3, 1916 in Fort Wayne, a daughter of Ray and Waneta (Rollins) Howenstine.
Her formative years were spent in Fort Wayne. She graduated from Columbia City High School.
On April 11, 1934, she was united in marriage to John R. Mathias.
They made their home on a farm in rural Larwill where she was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Larwill Wesleyan Church, a 55-year member of Eastern Star, Richland Township Homemakers and the Larwill Lions Club.

Louis Harmeyer, 87

October 11, 2011

Louis C. Harmeyer, 87, well-known Lake Township farmer in Allen County and more recently a resident of Fort Wayne, passed away at 3:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne following a brief illness.
Mr. Harmeyer was born July 26, 1924 in Lake Township, a son of Louis C. and Anna (Thiele) Harmeyer.
He spent his formative years on the farm that had been in his family since 1879, and graduated from Arcola High School in 1942.
On March 20, 1948, he was married to Edna Kathryn Easterday.

Vehicles converge on S. Whitley for Jeep Jam

October 11, 2011

SOUTH WHITLEY – The 6th Annual Jeep Jam was Saturday in South Whitley, hosted by Whitley Road residents Tom and Pam Kessie.
With all proceeds from the event going directly to Disabled American Veterans (DAV) of Allen County, the Kessies’ farm provided a challenging and unique up-and-down-hill, off-road course for the four-wheeler enthusiasts.
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City Ford acquires Trier Ford — family dealership began in 1935

October 11, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY – City Ford has announced the acquisition of Trier Ford located at 502 S. Main Street in Columbia City.
Jim Scarbeary and Douglas G. McKibben are principal partners in this new venture.
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Columbia City man’s Wilbur becoming a famous fantasy insect

October 11, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Dave “Kewiki” Temple has created a brilliant, tiny character named Wilbur the Ant™.
And to say “it’s gone viral” is an understatement.
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Thousands tour new hospital

October 11, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Throngs of visitors flocked to Parkview Whitley Hospital’s new facility at the corner of Ind. 205 and U.S. 30 for the hospital’s open house Sunday.
The event lasted four hours and required a colossal coordinated effort by hospital staff and Parkview employees from other hospitals, according to Senior Vice President Scott Gabriel.
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Rock Hall’s induction process questioned

October 11, 2011

I know art is subjective.
But, come on.
Who is running the show at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? I’ve been on the fence for a long time about the possible existence of life outside the Earth’s atmosphere. But now I’m not so sure. I have to wonder what planet these folks hail from.
My guess is whoever they are, they’ve never driven a fast car; sunk a bank shot using three rails to win $100 or strutted out to center stage with an electric guitar between their legs; or anything else remotely related to being cool.
They must be deathly allergic to swagger and panache

Challenging year explained

October 11, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY – During Passages, Inc. annual meeting Wednesday evening, Alice Anderson, vice president of the organization, welcomed the several hundred people attending. Attendees dined on Italian food at the Eagle’s Nest Event Center.
Tom O’Neil, president and CEO of Passages, told how those in attendance were going to embark on a journey.
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